On Tuesday, January 19, at 10:00 a.m., the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee will hold a hearing on the nomination of Alejandro Mayorkas to be the next Secretary of Homeland Security.
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On Tuesday, January 19, at 10:00 a.m., the Senate Intelligence Committee will
It will fall on the incoming Biden administration to implement the new office—and a great deal of hard work lies ahead.
How the presidentially appointed CEO of the federal media agency hijacked his agency for the president’s political purposes.
In December 2015, I wrote a post for Lawfare entitled “Donald Trump Is a Danger to Our National Security,” in which I argued that Trump not only lacked “the qualifications to be president, he is actually endangering our national security right now by his hate-filled and divisive rhetoric.” I concluded “Donald Trump not only would be a dangerous president, he is making us less safe as a candidate.” At the time, I may have been the first national security official to write publicly that Trump was and w
The first impeachment was a moral necessity. The second would be an act of pragmatism.
If Republican legislators object to the counting of electoral votes for Biden, they will be assisting Trump’s brazen effort to steal an election.
This Friday, Dec. 18, at 11am EST, members of the Lawfare team will take questions from the Lawfare community on President-elect Biden’s emerging national security team, how it compares to other administrations and its implications
The Biden administration should catalogue cybersecurity resources; improve federal coordination and response to domestic cyber incidents; and establish the lines of responsibility for the provision of intelligence support to the private sector.
The news about the federal investigations of Hunter Biden highlights the growing spate of politically fraught federal law enforcement investigations of prominent political officials or their family members.